Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep 2012
    Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default How to restore backupset of one node on to another

    We have backupset of certain directories of server SERVER1 as

    | Node Name: SERVER1 |
    | Backup Set Name: MYBACKUPSET.3099 |
    | Date/Time: 06/09/1999 16:17:47 |
    | Retention Period: no Limit |
    |Device Class Name: LTO_CLASS |
    | Description: |

    The question is I want to restore this backupset (Actullay a single file) in to some directory on another physical server, SERVER2
    How to achieve this?

  2. #2
    Moderator moon-buddy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    Somewhere in the US
    Thanked 235 Times in 230 Posts


    You restore on another node provided the target node is similar to the original node - Windows, Linux, etc.

    If the backupset has been generated on tape, and backed up on the original node, you need to duplicate the setup on the target node. If the backupset has been generated as a file, you must know the filename and location.

    To restore a specific file, you need to know the filespace name and the source path so you can restore justthe file and its path.

    Since you are just restoring some or a file, just restore it on the original server (rename the existing files so it is not overwritten) and then move it to the right location.

    For more details, see 'help restore backupset' on the command line of the node.
    Last edited by moon-buddy; 09-20-2012 at 02:54 PM.

  3. #3
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    San Nicolas de los Garza NL
    Thanked 10 Times in 10 Posts

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to opermty For This Useful Post:

    htijnar (11-19-2012)

Similar Threads

  1. Restore backupset from Node A to Node B
    By illusioneric in forum Restore / Recovery Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-30-2010, 04:51 AM
  2. Restore Backupset to another node
    By kwesi in forum TSM Operation
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-27-2009, 10:18 AM
  3. Backupset for a node
    By kondalraod in forum Backup / Archive Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-03-2009, 07:45 AM
  4. Restore of BACKUPSET/ Node deletion
    By andyj in forum Restore / Recovery Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-06-2008, 10:46 PM
  5. Restore Backupset To Different Node
    By jhblzk in forum Restore / Recovery Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-21-2006, 03:42 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts